KATV announced today that it, KHBS/KHOG in Fayetteville and KAIT in Jonesoboro will air a televised gubernatorial candidate debate between Democrat Mike Ross
and Republican Asa Hutchinson
at 7 p.m. Tuesday, Oct. 7. The stations will also stream the debate on websites.
The debate does not include the Libertarian and Green Party candidates for governor, Frank Gilbert
and Joshua Drake,
KATV anchor Scott Inman will moderate. KHOG's Angela Taylor, KAIT's Diana Davis and Roby Brock of Talk Business and Politics will ask questions. Candidates and their representatives will take questions after.